Alkesh Mohan V ( S5 B Tech EEE) , one of the Volunteer Secretaries of the NSS units of Vidya, got selected to attend the Pre-Republic Day (2021) Parade Camp. The university level selection camp was conducted on 17 November 2020 at Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology. Pre-Republic Day Parade Camps are organized to select NSS Volunteers for participation in the Republic Day Parade.
Pre-RD Camps, each with a participation of 200 volunteers and lasting over 10 days, are organized at zonal level in five zonal centers throughout the country. From among the 1000 volunteers attending the Pre-RD Camps, a team of 200 volunteers is selected for participation in the Republic Day Parade. In these camps, the volunteers are imparted training in march-past and also several youth development programmes are conducted.